Confidence is a funny thing. It can grow over time. It can also apply to many areas of one’s life. It’s defined as, “a feeling of self-assurance arising from one’s appreciation of one’s own abilities or qualities.” Once I got past High School and my first year or two out in the working world, I’ve …

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I was always a shy child, eager to please and never one for getting into trouble. I was a good girl, and I behaved myself because I never wanted to disappoint my parents. I did well in school. I was too shy to do otherwise. The worst thing I ever did was talk too much. …

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This August will mark three years that I’ve been blogging. The recent break that I’ve taken from my blogs has been the longest non-posting period for me in all that time. I’m still writing, but I’m writing outside of the blogging forum. As most know, I decided to continue the story and some of the …

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Well, it’s certainly a cold one here today.  May 23rd, and we are still getting frost warnings.  I had to bring the potted plant inside (again!) last night.  At least it didn’t snow here (like it did in some places in the midwest).  It’s 36 degrees at the moment, though.  I guess it’s back to …

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